MNS Welcomes Principal Transportation Manager to Southern California Market

MNS Engineers, Inc. is pleased to announce the addition of Joy Sharma, PE, Principal Transportation Manager. Joy is an accomplished civil engineering professional with 20 years of experience in design and project and construction management. Joy is well respected for her project delivery leadership, overseeing project teams for highways and transit projects, building strong working relationships with federal, state, and other government agencies. She has exceptional stakeholder/client management and team building acumen.

“Joy is a great addition to our transportation team. She has established herself as a leader in the transportation field, managing a wide range of capital projects. Her remarkable skills in team building and fostering relationships with internal and external stakeholders will be a great asset to our rapidly growing team,” said Greg Chelini, PE, Vice President – Construction Management.

“I am excited to join the rapidly expanding team at MNS.” says Joy. “My extensive experience in providing engineering and project delivery leadership will be beneficial in my new role to help strategically plan, manage, and operate the growth of the Transportation Division in Southern California.”

Joy began her career working for general engineering contractors before accepting a position with Caltrans District 4 where she spent several years directing design and construction management of road and bridge infrastructure projects, as well as supervising, mentoring, and leading her own team. Joy’s extensive experience in the transportation market includes transit projects such as large grade separations, track/station construction, highway projects, local streets, and other infrastructure improvements. Some of her most recent and notable projects include the Broadway Burlingame Grade Separation, 25th Avenue Grade Separation, Marin and Napoleon Bridge Replacement, the Marin/Sonoma Narrows on US 101, and US 101/Presidio Parkway in San Francisco.

“We are excited to have Joy join the MNS team,” said Shawn Kowalewski, PE, Vice President – Transportation Division. “She is a proven leader in transportation design, and her knowledge and experience will further strengthen our ability to provide a high level of service to our clients.”

Joy enjoys spending time with friends, traveling, hiking, running, and doing yoga.